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Criminal Law: Child Pornography-Lesser-Included Offense Instruction-Obstruction of Justice Enhancement

Defendant was convicted for production of child pornography. At trial, defendant claimed he did not engage in sexual contact to produce child pornography and sought a lesser-Included offense instruction. Where a possession charge included elements not part of the production ...

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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Effectiveness Of Counsel-Lesser-Included Offense Instruction

Where a defendant convicted of first-degree burglary, armed criminal action, kidnapping and first-degree robbery argued that his trial counsel were ineffective for failing to request lesser-included offense instructions on second-degree robbery, second-degree burglary and trespass, the decision not to request ...

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Criminal Law : Post-Conviction Relief –  Effectiveness Of Counsel –  Lesser-Included Offense Instruction

Rice v. State (MLW No. 71684/Case No. ED105133 – 7 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, James M. Dowd, J.)

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